Yes we have a famous battlefield to tour by car, bicycle, horseback, and even on foot but we boast a wealth of activities beyond those historic acres.
From historic taverns to ethnic cuisine, farm-to-table dining to unique edibles, the tastes of Gettysburg are sure to please every palate.
With adventures to suit every budget, Gettysburg and Adams County businesses offer plenty of packages to help visitors create their dream vacations.
The quiet, 24-acre Mont Alto Park is the oldest park still in the Pennsylvania state park system. It can be reached from Caledonia State Park and offers access to many recreational activities at Michaux State Forest like hunting and snowmobile trails. Local mountain roads offer interesting short hikes and a flora that attracts a diversity of wildlife, especially woodland birds. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy your meal in our picnic area, including two picnic pavilions. The West Branch of Antietam Creek flows through the park and offers excellent trout fishing. Whether you're looking for a family outing or a quiet romantic day spent in nature, Mont Alto State Park is the perfect destination.